Engineering Project Lead

About Motus

 

The founders of Motus Design Group witnessed the failure of many truly great ideas during the product development stage and wanted to do something different to see incredible ideas become reality.

 

Motus Design Group was formed as a unique vision of a Product Design company that empowers entrepreneurs and businesses to develop innovative ideas and bring them from concept to production.

About our team

We look for individuals who are motivated by solving challenging problems, excited by interesting projects and new experiences, and who thrive in a friendly, cooperative and inclusive work environment.  As part of the Motus team, you will work with firmware, mechanical and electronics engineers on multiple projects to identify key goals, areas of risk, and mitigation strategies to ensure the best outcome for a wide range of clients and projects (including our own internally developed sport measurement systems).

 

About the job

As Engineering Project Lead (EPL) you will report to the Vice President of Engineering and your core responsibility will be to ensure the successful planning and execution of engineering projects.

Specific responsibilities will include:
 

  • Collaborating with the Client Advocate in creating and managing project design requirements and system level functional architecture.

  • Seeking the advice and input of the Engineering Department Leads for discipline specific project design requirements and system architecture.
  • Communicating the resource needs of projects to the Vice President of Engineering.  
  • Managing the budget, timeline and deliverables for projects with the resources allocated to the project.
  • Coordination and management of task assignment to the project team.

 

To keep their technical skills current, our Engineering Project Leads also contribute to projects with their Firmware, Hardware, or Mechanical expertise as appropriate to their discipline.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, software engineering, computer engineering, or computer science

  • Demonstrable proficiency and success in full life cycle project management

  • Familiarity with project management design content management and revision control strategies, systems and processes

  • Comfortable working with multi-discipline engineering teams throughout all phases of development

  • Excited by hard technical challenges and self-motivated toward results-oriented problem solving

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Desirable qualifications:

  • Interest in  AI, Machine Learning and data processing algorithms

  • Strong understanding of math, physics, data analysis of state space systems, and Kalman filtering

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive pay based on your experience and market rates

  • 3 weeks vacation pay

  • Flexible health plan

  • Flexible working hours to encourage a healthy balance between work and personal lives. Our goal is to have the entire team generally keep core in-office hours from 10 am to 4 pm most days. Some of us come in earlier, some stay later and many of us work from home when necessary.

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

Email a cover letter, resume and any other documentation requested by the job description in PDF format to careers@motusdesign.ca

We appreciate everyone who takes the time to submit an application, however, we will only contact you if we see a fit.